Can the Airbnb regulatory nightmare be solved with more tech?

NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 30:  Supporters of Airbnb hold a rally on the steps of New York City Hall showing support for the company on October 30, 2015 in New York City. The New York City council is currently debating how to regulate the controversial company.  (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images) Sharing economy startups like Airbnb and Uber have gone nuclear to defend their business model, suing city governments or shuttering their services entirely when they don’t get their way. Just last week, Airbnb sued the City of San Francisco over legislation that would require Airbnb to boot hosts off its platform if they don’t register with the city. Uber and Lyft haven’t… Read More